H.R. 6297 (114th): Iran Sanctions Extension Act

To reauthorize the Iran Sanctions Act of 1996.

Overview

Introduced:

Nov 14, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:

Enacted — By 10 Day Rule on Dec 15, 2016

This bill became enacted on December 15, 2016 after ten days elapsed after being presented to the President.

Law:

Pub.L. 114-277

Sponsor:

Edward “Ed” Royce

Representative for California's 39th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 3, 2016
Length: 1 pages

History

Nov 14, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Nov 15, 2016
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Dec 1, 2016
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Dec 15, 2016
 
Enacted — By 10 Day Rule

The bill was enacted by failing to be signed or vetoed by the President within ten days of receiving the bill from Congress (Sundays excepted).

H.R. 6297 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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